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The Perilous Skies: The Plight of Vultures in Cyprus

Vultures in Cyprus face critical endangerment due to electrocution by electricity poles, with recent incidents causing significant decline in their already dwindling population. Urgent action by the Electricity Authority of Cyprus is needed to implement mitigation measures, such as insulating poles and marking power lines, in order to protect these majestic birds essential for ecological balance.